16 December 2021 / 8:00 - 9:30

Master Class - Climate change litigation and regulation

Nicolien van den Biggelaar, Dennis Horeman & René van Tricht will be speaking at this Master Class.

More information will follow.

This Webinar Master Class will be held on Thursday, 16 and Friday, 17 December from 09:00 to 10:30.


Nicolien vandenbiggelaar
Nicolien van den Biggelaar is an experienced litigator and expert in public law, including Dutch and European environmental law and spatial planning, and regulatory and enforcement matters. Her main focus is on the energy sector, including energy transition and climate change, and on state-owned companies responsible for vital networks and infrastructure. Nicolien regularly represents clients in negotiations with regulatory authorities and in litigation before administrative and civil courts. She communicates easily with stakeholders and regulatory authorities alike, and actively works with environmental and technical specialists to build strong cases which withstand judicial review proceedings by third parties. Her expertise is regularly sought in M&A transactions. Nicolien is ranked first tier in Chambers Europe. Legal 500 EMEA consistently recognises her as a leading environmental lawyer and she was inducted into the Legal 500 Hall of Fame – Environment and Planning. In 2019 Nicolien was awarded the Euromoney European Women in Business Law Awards 'Best in Environment'.
Dennis horeman
Dennis is a member of the dispute resolution practice and the financial markets regulation practice. He has wide experience in litigation and arbitration in the financial sector. He represents banks and insurers in a wide range of disputes, including the defence against claims for alleged duty of care and misselling. He also represents financial institutions as claimant against other parties. Dennis leads the defence in a wide range of collective litigation matters from financial services, to consumer products, and climate change. He represented Ageas in the most recent court-approved collective settlement in the Netherlands. Dennis is an expert on insurance law. He acts for corporate insureds in complex claims involving product liability, professional liability, D&O liability and fraud.


Rene vantricht
René has extensive experience in national and international litigation and arbitration, with a focus on liability, contracts and public procurement. René's experience includes litigation in complex and large scale mass claims against national and international corporates, ranging from cartel damages to climate change. He also regularly advises on liability, contracts and public procurement. René acts on behalf of corporations active in diverse sectors, including energy, transport, construction, and franchise.

15 December 2021

7:00 - 8:30

16 December 2021

7:00 - 8:30

Please note that our Master Classes are invitation only.